"Pylorus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The region of the STOMACH at the junction with the DUODENUM. It is marked by the thickening of circular muscle layers forming the pyloric sphincter to control the opening and closure of the lumen.
- Pyloric Sphincter
- Pyloric Sphincters
- Sphincter, Pyloric
- Sphincters, Pyloric
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pylorus".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pylorus".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pylorus" by people in this website by year, and whether "Pylorus" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.